Anatomy of a Cocktail Scene




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Alright, buckle up kids, we are going for a ride. It will be a depressing one, but rest assured, there will be a point. more

Mar 12, 2018 11:34 AM Anatomy of a Cocktail Scene 4 Comments


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The Velvet Unicorn at Juniper & Ivy (2228 Kettner Blvd., Little Italy)  treads water somewhere in between being both a flavor bomb and something in which there are tiny nuances to seek out. more

Feb 28, 2018 12:45 PM Anatomy of a Cocktail Scene


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In ordering, I must have overlooked the rosewater listed on the menu. They had finished the drink off with a very healthy misting of rosewater. God, I love that smell. more

Feb 12, 2018 12:25 PM Anatomy of a Cocktail Scene


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Looking around the bar, everything had been moved from when I was there, but only slightly. Everything had changed, but, was also familiar, much like the drink in front of me and the man who had served it to me. more

Jan 29, 2018 11:50 AM Anatomy of a Cocktail Scene


Ian Ward

There are very few joys that can equate to coming in from the cold, taking a warm, comfortable seat at the local pub, and sipping on a piping hot and strong Irish coffee. It’s about as soul satisfying as anything else I can think of. more

Jan 15, 2018 2:36 PM Anatomy of a Cocktail Scene